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World Wine Trade Group – Main Government Contact Points
last updated 9-16-16

Carlos Tizio

Instituto Nacional de Vitivinicultura
San Martín 430 (5500) MENDOZA
República Argentina

John Watts
Food Trade and Quarantine, Office of Trade Negotiation
Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
John McEwen Crescent
Barton ACT 0221

Alex Vincic
Senior Trade Policy Officer
Technical Barriers and Regulations Division
Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada

Fernando Acuna Ramierz
General Directorate of
International Economic Affairs
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Teatinos 180, 11th Floor
Santiago, Chile

Andro Aslanishvili
State Department of Vine and Wine “SAMTREST”
Ministry of Agriculture of Georgia
6, Marshall Gelovani Ave.
Tbilisi 0159, Georgia

New Zealand
Laura Young
Foreign Policy Officer, Agriculture and Goods Unit
Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade
195 Lambton Quay
Private Bag 18 901 
Wellington 5045
New Zealand

South Africa
Günter Müller 
Deputy Director, International Trade 
Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries 
Private Bag X 791 
Pretoria, 0001 
Republic of South Africa

United States of America 
USG Technical Point of Contact
Mari Kirrane
Wine Technical Trade Advisor
TTB/International Trade Division
490 N Wiget Lane
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
(p) 513-684-3289
(f) 202-453-2678
(c) 202-329-6564

USG General Point of Contact
Sharon E Bomer Lauritsen
Assistant U.S. Trade Representative for Agricultural Affairs 
Office of the U.S. Trade Representative
600 17th Street, NW
Room 415
Washington, DC 20508

Roger Wentzel
Deputy Assistant U.S. Trade Representative Agricultural Affairs
Office of the U.S. Trade Representative
600 17th Street, NW
Room 415
Washington, DC 20508

WWTG Electronic Depositary  
Jamie Ferman
Senior International Trade Specialist 
U.S. Department of Commerce
International Trade Administration
1400 Constitution Ave., NW
Washington, DC 20230
202-482-5783 (tel)

U.S. Treaty Office 
Francis J Holleran
Treaty Analyst and Depositary Officer
Office of Treaty Affairs (L/T) – Rm 5420, HST
U.S. Department of State
2201 C Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 20520-6419
202-647-3089 (tel)

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